Cardinal Corn third at State YEC

Cardinal Corn, an entrepreneurial business started by Plainville High School students Macie LeMarr, Kobe Spiess, and Colten Weisner, took third place in the Sate Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) at Fort Hays State University on April 24. The PHS team qualified Read on! →

Spring Cleanup 2017!!! Saturday, June 3

Attention Rooks County Residents!!  Let’s Clean Up!! It is time once again to get rid of all the junk and debris around your house and business.  The Spring Cleanup at Rooks County Landfill is scheduled for Saturday, June 3 from Read on! →

Twig & Vine opens in Stockton

Stockton’s newest business, Twig & Vine, opened their door on Tuesday, March 14 at 406 Main (formerly Central Veterinary Clinic).  Co-owners Denae Denio-Odle and Steven Mongeau are quick to say it’s not just a flower shop since they will be Read on! →

Animal Hospital expansion hosts open house

The Animal Hospital in Plainville hosted an open house on Saturday, March 18 to show off their new large animal expansion to the public.  A large crowd enjoyed the free food and a look at the area that will efficiently Read on! →

New MRI/Nuclear Med addition complete

Open House held for MRI and Nuclear Medicine The MRI and Nuclear Medicine Suite Open House was held on April 12 at 2 pm. Bill Stahl welcomed about 30 visitors. Bill said, “This was a huge, huge goal for us.” Read on! →

Work begins on new Stockton Pool

Construction have started work at the site of the old Stockton Pool, in preparation for the new Stockton Pool that will be located on the same site at 217 S. Cypress.  Some of the concrete has been poured as the Read on! →

New Rooks County Jail the envy of many

Many counties in the state of Kansas are struggling with housing inmates, mostly because of either overcrowding or outdated facilities that do not meet minimum requirements.  Rooks County no longer fits into that category with the opening of their new Read on! →

Bosselman Energy cuts ribbon on new facility

Bosselman Energy officially opened their new $2.5 million facility in Plainville with a ribbon cutting on Friday, December 9, 2016.  The new facility is located at 200 NE 6th Street, along U.S. Highway 183 in north Plainville.  The former Turnbull Read on! →

Progress on Plainville Livestock, RCH expansions

As winter approaches, work has mostly moved inside on two expansions taking place in Plainville.  Plainville Livestock has completed the outside structure of their new facility on NW 3rd at the west end of town.  The new facility will house Read on! →